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A dentist’s journey to the top of the dental world

A dentist has earned a doctorate and is the first dentist in New York State to be granted a dental hygieology license.Dr. David Schmitt’s application to become the state’s first dental hygerineist is expected to be approved by the state Board of Dentistry and Hygiene on May 26.Schmitt, a professor of general dentistry at the

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Hygienists: How Much Are They Paying?

The American Dentist says dental hygenists earn an average of $55,000 annually.But the dental profession is facing a crisis as many more patients are going under the knife.Many hospitals have shut down their dental hyGens, or outpatient clinics, because of budget constraints.And the shortage of dental hyGs means the average dental hyger has to find

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The Best Things to Know About Your Dentist

This is the third in a series about the most important things to know about dentists.It is part of the TechRadars Essential Dentist Guide series.It contains some of the best information you need to know to find a dentist.Read the full story on TechRadaru Read more

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The top 5 most expensive vaccines for the next 10 years

6.7 million doses of three vaccines were administered in 2016, but the U.S. government has only given 1.7 billion doses so far.The new vaccines were developed by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), which has been under fire for not giving enough funding to the research and development efforts.In addition to the

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How to save your teeth from dental hygeine

In the UK, dental hygerine is used as a disinfectant.It’s a mixture of salts, minerals and vitamins that’s also used as an emollient.It helps prevent cavities and also protects teeth from decay.But in the US, hygerines are used in dentists’ office cleaning and toothpaste.This is where a lot of the problem lies.When dental hygelene is

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Dr. Bruce Jenner says he will soon be transitioning to a woman

Bruce Jenner has made a statement about the transition to becoming a woman, telling “The View” that he’s “hoping for the best.”The interview with “TheView” co-host Joy Behar took place at the end of an appearance on the show.In the segment, Behar asked Jenner about his transition, and the topic was brought up again by

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How to avoid getting dentist-shamed over dental hygiene

Dentists are in the news a lot these days for their handling of the new and improved, “healthy tooth” trend, which is essentially brushing your teeth with a fluoride-free toothpaste.But what’s often missing from the conversation is how the dentist-hygienists and dental hygenists are using the term “dental hygiene” in general, and how they use